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Em. Benaki 69A &Valtetsiou | Valtetsiou, Athens 10681, Greece
+30 21 0330 0237
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Em. Benaki 69A &Valtetsiou | Valtetsiou, Athens 10681, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

when in the neighborhood worth visiting to enjoy what they offer in their menu. a must drink is their raki. cool corner just above exarcheia square. beautiful people

Thank Vankelis B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a little research in tavernas around we thought that Rififi would be the best choice.The nice colour of walls and the Mediterranean kitchen style decoration tricked us.We ordered red wine,big portion rififi salad,Flogeres and ntolmadakia. When the food came we were more than disappointed.The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here in July and we were so impressed with the service and the food. We really enjoyed the mushroom burger and the vegetable pasta. It is a bit of a walk from the main square however totally worth it. The chips were so...More

Thank Biana Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is very nice and well furnished in a shabby chic style. We tried many dishes since there is the possibility to ask for small portions, perfect for foreign people who want to taste Greek cuisine. All ingredients were fresh and very well cooked,...More

Thank kamyweb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect atmosphere and great food! Definitely worth the walk and cost. Not too bad on the price either😉

Thank William L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Fantastic food, truly the best we had in Greece, such lovely staff and beautiful environment. Highly recommend!

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We are staying in an area of Athens that is considered to be unsafe (for variousale reasons). Despite that, we ventured out to explore the area for food and groceries. We stumbled upon this area of restaurants and bars that appear to be thriving. We...More

Thank Islandguy57
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful experience -super friendly -next time we'll come again! Nice food , great desert, special atmosphere -young and easy - very fair prices

Thank dwach44
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Our dinner experience was one of our highlights in Athens. The food was delicious and the lady who was serving us was charming and attentive. Thank you! We're happy we stubbled across this beautiful restaurant. I would highly recommend it to any one.

Thank Suni22
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Nice location in a colorful environment. The food was okay, but nothing special. Service was very friendly but a bit inattentive, left us setting in front of our empty plates for half an hour.

Thank Philipp S
Exarchia is in many ways Athens’ best-kept secret,
discovered by relatively few international visitors.
Located behind the main University and Polytechnic
buildings, it is unsurprisingly home to many students,
intellectuals and politicos. This is reflected in the
area’s vibrant street art and graffiti, which seems to
cover almost every inch of wall space. Some of the
best Athenian tavernas are located here, as well as
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:30 - 11:00
13:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Em. Benaki 69A &Valtetsiou | Valtetsiou, Athens 10681, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighbourhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0330 0237
  • E-mail
Located in one of the most vibrant areas of Athens, RIFIFI loves local ingredients, creative cuisine and an attention to detail. Operating since 2006, RIFIFI has become a local's favourite for both its main menu, as well as its daily dishes. Open daily from 13.00 till late at night, its the ideal spot to taste greek and mediterranean cuisine with a creative twist. With a friendly, feel-like-home and value for money attitude, RIFIFI is a restaurant that real food lovers should not miss.
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